0 Have your say Sheffield Wednesday ended their long wait for a win last night with a 1-0 victory over Bolton Wanderers at Hillsborough. Tom Lees scored the only goal of the game to ease the pressure on Jos Luhukay and lift Wednesday to 14th in the Championship. The victory was Wednesday’s first win in seven games since their 2-1 away win over Bristol City on Sunday, October 7. It’s been 51 days since that last win but the Owls’ wait for a penalty has been even longer than that. Sheffield Wednesday have endured the second longest penalty drought of any side in the English Football League. They have clocked up 19 games and 109 days since Fernando Forestieri scored a second-half equaliser against Hull City back in August. However, their Yorkshire rivals Leeds United have had to wait an incredible 54 matches since they were last awarded a spot kick. The only side who have had to wait longer than Leeds are … [Read more...] about This is how long it has been since Sheffield Wednesday were last awarded a penalty
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Winter is the time of year when you are more likely to fall ill. From sniffles and colds to more serious afflictions, it seems like diseases are constantly spreading at this time of the year. So if you are feeling under the weather, here are the government’s guidelines for when you should stay off work and for how long. The guidelines reveal that depending on your illness, your time off work should vary – often to keep diseases from spreading. Here's what they say: Influenza Influenza, commonly known as flu, is very infectious and easily spreads in crowded populations and in enclosed spaces.Flu viruses are always changing so this winter’s flu strains will be slightly different from last winter’s.Symptoms include headache, fever, cough, sore throat, aching muscles and joints and tiredness.Cases are infectious 1 day before to 3 to 5 days after symptoms appear.Here’s how long to stay off work: There is no precise … [Read more...] about How long should you stay off work when you are sick?
0 Have your say Winter is the time of year when illnesses can spread quickly, especially around schools. From sniffles and colds to more serious afflictions like chicken pox, schools can be like petri dishes this time of year. So if your little one is feeling under the weather, here are the government’s guidelines for when you should keep them off school. The guidelines reveal how long you should keep your children off school for different illnesses. Here's what they say: InfluenzaInfluenza, commonly known as flu, is very infectious and easily spreads in crowded populations and in enclosed spaces.Flu viruses are always changing so this winter’s flu strains will be slightly different from last winter’s.Symptoms include headache, fever, cough, sore throat, aching muscles and joints and tiredness.Cases are infectious 1 day before to 3 to 5 days after symptoms appear.Here’s how long to keep your child … [Read more...] about How long should you keep your child off school when they are sick?
You certainly can’t accuse Jake Quickenden of resting on his laurels. After getting knocked out of the X Factor in 2012 before the live finals, he returned two years later for another crack.And although he only made it to week three of that year’s live finals, he has proved to be adept at keeping himself in the public eye, with stints in I’m A Celebrity...winter sports-themed reality show The Jump and emerging triumphant on last year’s Dancing on Ice. There have also been plety of guest spots on the likes of Lorraine, The Wright Stuff and Loose Woman .He’s now about to star in The Kings Theatre’s Cinderella as The Prince – after he made his panto debut a year ago.But his most recent stage appearances, including a night at The Kings back in June, have been a little bit less family friendly – he’s been part of the male strip-dancing group, The Dreamboys on tour. READ MORE: Striptease tustle … [Read more...] about X Factor star Jake Quickenden stars in The Kings panto: ‘You never know how long it’s going to last – you just ride the wave’
ITV'S hit show I'm a Celebrity is returning for yet another exciting season. But, when will it start, how long will it last and who is rumoured to be on it? Here's the lowdown. When does I'm A Celebrity launch? I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! will kick off on Sunday, November 18, 2018. You can catch episodes of the hit show on ITV at 9 pm. For the first time ever, Declan Donnelly will be joined by Holly Willoughby. Holly is taking time off This Morning to film the show in Australia. The spin-off show I'm a Celebrity... Extra Camp will be hosted by Scarlett Moffatt, Joel Dommett and Joe Swash. Kem Cetinay has also let it slip that he will join them as a celebrity guest on the show. How long will the 2018 series last? It hasn't officially been revealed how long the series will last but we can make an educated guess based on previous seasons. Last year's series lasted for 23 episodes, lasting from mid-November to mid-December. Similarly, in 2016, the show aired over … [Read more...] about When does I’m A Celebrity launch and how long will the 2018 series last?